MGT-467: Sport and Special Event Public Information and Emergency Notification

MGT-467: Sport and Special Event Public Information and Emergency Notification







The methodologies and techniques used to deliver timely and accurate information in a complex, dynamic information environment are challenging to any community or organization hosting a mass gathering. This course brings planners, operators, communication professionals, government, public safety, and marketing professionals together in an effort to prepare and/or enhance venue and event communication programs. The course prescribes best practices for common communication pitfalls and provides flexible and scalable solutions to a wide range of scenarios.


  • Communication Fundamentals
  • Managing Communication
  • Event and Emergency Messaging
  • Information Collaboration / Dissemination
  • Pre-Event Communication
  • Post-Incident Communication
  • Application of Communication Strategies


  • Venue Executives/Managers
  • Event Planner
  • Venue Operations
  • Public Relations and Marketing
  • Media Services
  • Government
  • Special Event Officers/Liaisons
  • Emergency Management
  • Fire and Emergency Services
  • Executive Leadership
  • Law Enforcement


  • AWR-167: Sport and Special Event Risk Management
  • IS-100.B: Introduction to Incident Command System (ICS)
  • IS-200.B: ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents
  • IS-700.A: National Incident Management System (NIMS), An Introduction
  • IS-800.B: National Response Framework, An Introduction

Registration Requirements

Students must register and bring a copy of their SID number to class. Register online here.

Workshop Resources

Course Schedule

Start DateCompletion DateCity Online Registration
Dec 14, 2023Dec 15, 2023Weslaco, TXClick Here
Jan 16, 2024Jan 17, 2024Conway, ARClick Here
Jan 17, 2024Jan 18, 2024Aurora, ILClick Here
Jan 29, 2024Jan 30, 2024Largo, FLClick Here
Feb 12, 2024Feb 13, 2024Gainesville, FLClick Here
Feb 13, 2024Feb 14, 2024Virginia Beach, VAClick Here
Apr 23, 2024Apr 24, 2024York, PAClick Here
May 16, 2024May 17, 2024Los Angeles, CAClick Here
Apr 10, 2024Apr 11, 2024Abilene, TXClick Here
Jun 12, 2024Jun 13, 2024Mobile, ALClick Here
Jun 20, 2024Jun 21, 2024Wilmington, NCClick Here
Aug 8, 2024Aug 9, 2024Crowley, LAClick Here
Aug 20, 2024Aug 21, 2024Durham, NCClick Here

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